Lehigh Hanson Underground Miner (5) in McCook, Illinois

AutoReqId: 6415BR

Line Of Business: Aggregates

Department: Operations

Primary Location: McCook-IL

Job Posting:

The Company and the Role:

Lehigh Hanson is one of the largest construction materials companies in North America with more than 550 active operations in the U.S. and Canada. Our core activities include the production and distribution of cement and aggregates, the two essential raw materials in concrete. Lehigh Hanson companies also produce ready-mixed concrete, asphalt and other concrete products.

Lehigh Hanson is part of the HeidelbergCement Group, a global leader in aggregates, cement, concrete, and other downstream activities. The Group employs over 60,000 people at more than 3,000 locations in 60 countries.

We are looking for 5 underground miners at our underground quarry in McCook, IL.

What you'll get to do:

  • Work safely and follow all federal and state laws and regulations as well as company and site specific policies

  • Willing to work in an underground environment

  • Safely and efficiently operate the roof bolter in an underground environment

  • Visually evaluate roof and rib conditions

  • Communicate repair and safety issues to supervisor and/or mechanic

  • Work weekends and overtime as business demands dictate

  • Perform within the guidelines of federal, state and local regulatory agencies.

  • Other job duties as assigned.

  • Safely and efficiently operate a mechanical scaler in a tight, underground environment

  • Conduct and document pre-operational safety inspections on assigned equipment

Who we are looking for:

  • High school diploma or GED

  • Prefer 2 years prior heavy equipment experience

  • Experience working in an underground mine environment

  • Frequently lift 50 pounds; occasionally lift up to 75 pounds.

  • MSHA Part 48 training a plus

  • Must pass ATF background investigation

  • Complies with all federal, state and local guidelines

Benefits & Compensation:

We appreciate that candidates have many questions when considering opportunities, so we want to let you know that we offer a comprehensive compensation and benefits package, which we like to share with candidates a little bit later in the process

Equal Opportunity Employer – Minority / Female / Veteran / Disabled

EEO Statement: Equal Opportunity Employer – Minority / Female / Veteran / Disabled